Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Finance/Economy, Private Sector and Businesses
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Reopening offices, businesses, institutions, and operations
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Prime Minister of Malaysia
Overview: Almost all economic sectors and business activities will be allowed to resume business, subject to conditions and standard operating procedure, starting May 4, announces the Prime Minister.
Full details here: https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/05/01/pm-almost-all-economic-sectors-business-activities-can-resume-ops-under-conditional-mco-starting-may-4
Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice from the Health Ministry and after lengthy discussions during the Economic Action Council, National Security Council and Cabinet Meeting.
Evidence/Justification: The Prime Minister said that the government has clear and definite plans to fight Covid-19 and tackle the economic crisis with six strategies, including the resolve to control the infection.